The multifunctional cultural facility of Görlitz-Zgorzelec Conservation Zoo presents around 500 animals in over 100 species on an area of ​​five hectares in a beautiful park. The zoo specializes in European and Central Asian wildlife and domestic animals including endangered species such as otters and red pandas. The Tibetan village is innovative and unique in Germany which is a place where Central Asian pets live and the visitor gets an insight into the rural life of Tibet. The ensemble of the Oberlausitzer farm offers the range of domestic pets up close. On the one hand, animal contact and experience, the conservation of endangered species and the intensive promotion of the preservation of our nature are the most important tasks of Görlitz zoo. Discovery barns and themed playgrounds not only delight but they also encourage playful discussion of topics related to nature, species and animal welfare.

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We are looking for employees for

Snack gastronomy

Do you have experience in gastronomy and want to work in the zoo?


Your tasks:

  • Preparation and sale of food and drinks in the zoo snack bar
  • Goods orders and warehouse management, inventory
  • Design and representation of a visitor-friendly snack bar
  • Initiative and suggestions for product expansion and promotions in the snack bar
  • Assisting and performing administrative work


We expect:

  • Experience in the organization and sale of goods, food and beverages
  • Experience in gastronomy and in food preparation
  • friendly and advisory dealings with customers
  • Basic knowledge of cash accounting
  • Knowledge of the hygienic regulations for handling food, health pass
  • Knowledge of occupational health and safety regulations
  • Willingness to work on weekends and public holidays
  • Safe and friendly demeanor
  • Personal responsibility and teamwork
  • Motor vehicle driving license


We offer:

A varied, "animal" lively and exciting job in a recognized cultural and leisure company. They work on the implementation of innovative, future-oriented projects for the Görlitz-Zgorzelec nature reserve. The initially limited position with 30 hours per week is to be transferred to a permanent position.

We look forward to your application for the advertised position and ask you to send your application by email until January 31, 2020 to: 


Interested parties interested in volunteering in visitor support please contact  .